Vegan Pesto Shirataki Penne Pasta Salad

Vegan Pesto Shirataki Penne Pasta Salad
Recipe type: Vegan, Salads
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  • 3 cups fresh basil (or 2 cups basil and one cup spinach)
  • 3-4 large cloves garlic
  • ¼ cup pine nuts
  • ½ container silken tofu (about 6 ounces)
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 tablespoon nutritional yeast
  • ½ teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • 1 pound Shirataki Penne Pasta
  • 1-2 large tomatoes, chopped
  • additional nuts, to taste
  1. Rinse and drain the Shiratki Noodles under cold water. Pat dry with paper towels.
  2. In food processor, chop garlic and nuts until finely minced.
  3. Add remaining ingredients, except noodles and tomatoes and process until smooth.
  4. Toss pasta with sauce and tomatoes, and sprinkle with nuts.
  5. Serve immediately or at room temperature.